Foreign domestic helper calls police after elderly employer locked herself in toilet in Lung Tak Court


26th January 2022 – (Hong Kong) At about 4am today, the police received a report from a foreign domestic helper in Lung Tak Court, 52 Cape Road, Ma Hang, saying that her female employer in her 70s had not stepped out of the toilet of the unit for a long time, and the toilet door was locked. She suspected that her employer might commit suicide in the toilet. The fire department arrived after receiving the report and forced open the toilet door and the female victim was conscious. After investigation, it is believed that she had no intention of ending her life. It is understood that the victim herself was ill and was suspected of feeling unwell during the toilet visit, causing a suicidal panic.